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Authorities Investigate Attempted Robbery

Posted on: 4:53 am, August 9, 2013, by , updated on: 05:26am, August 9, 2013

SCRANTON — Scranton police are looking for the would-be thief who tried to hold up a hotel Friday morning.

The attempted robbery happened at the Clarion Hotel on Meadow Avenue just after 1 a.m.

Authorities said a hotel employee was held up by someone with their face covered.

According to the Clarion, no money was taken.  Scranton police have not said if a weapon was used.

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